My 1994 chevy C1500 pick up starts but won't stay running unless I keep giving it gas..and it is also like choking almost when giving gas..ran find yesterday

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Asked by Apr 02, 2015 at 07:16 PM about the 1994 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Silverado Stepside 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Is there an engine light on? If so have it scanned. when was the last the fuel filter was changed?

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Now that gas is less expensive than before try using two tanks full of Super High Octane. 91/93, etc. The highest you can find. Also on the first tank of gas use 3 cans of Techron, and on the Second two. If this works for you, try using reg gas like Chevron, Mobil, Exxon, Shell etc. Try not to use the cheaper blends. I bought gas for 1.46 but I used a can of Techron.--Someone suggested that it had to do with the Ethanol that they put on the gas now days.So I usually place Ethanol free gas (gas for lawn mowers) in the tank when ever I can. Please let me know what works for you..

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